Australia vs England, final result, score, third ODI at MCG, wickets, Adam Zampa, Travis Head century, David Warner

David Warner and Travis Head combined for a dominant 269-run partnership while Adam Zampa took four wickets as Australia claimed a series whitewash with a 221-run win (DLS) over England in the third ODI at the MCG. Australia finished 5-353 after a rain-restricted 48 overs, with Warner (106) and Head (152) leading the way as … Read more

Ben Simmons return to form, reactions, response, commentary, stats, return to Philadelphia, latest, Brooklyn Nets, highlights, videos

Is Ben Simmons back? The Aussie broke out of his early season slump with his best game yet for the Brooklyn Nets in their win over the Memphis Grizzlies on Monday (all times AEDT). Starting at center in place of Nic Claxton (personal reasons), Simmons racked up a season-high 22 points to go with eight … Read more

New Zealand vs India T20I, Suryakumar Yadav 111 not out, Tim Southee hat-trick, video, highlights

Suryakumar Yadav struck an imperious century as India posted 191-6 in the second Twenty20 international against New Zealand at Mount Maunganui on Sunday. Suryakumar made shot-making look easy in an unbeaten 111 off 51 balls, illustrating why he is ranked the world’s best T20 batter. The 32-year-old struck 11 fours and cleared the Bay Oval … Read more

Mitchell Starc breaks silence on T20 ax, Test plans, IPL

Mitchell Starc has broken his silence on his shock axing at the T20 World Cup, and flagged that he could soon give away at least one white ball format to protect his Test career. Starc was controversially axed for Australia’s final group stage match against Afghanistan as selectors favored the death bowling of Kane Richardson. … Read more

Pat Cummins meets with Adam Gilchrist after the Justin Langer debate

Pat Cummins has reportedly started a campaign to heal the apparent divide in Australian cricket between current players and the nation’s greats. The Sydney Morning Herald reports that Cummins met with Adam Gilchrist this week in what is expected to be the first of a number of meetings to cool any potential tensions. According to … Read more

India cricket board sacks selection committee, T20 World Cup, loss to England, Chetan Sharma, BCCI, latest, updates

India’s cricket board has sacked its entire selection committee, led by former fast bowler Chetan Sharma, and put out the call for replacements after the team’s humiliating T20 World Cup exit. Rohit Sharma’s men suffered a 10-wicket thrashing by England during the semi-final at Adelaide Oval last week, prompting fresh soul-searching by a team that … Read more

Australia vs England, live cricket scores, second ODI at SCG, teams, stream, how to watch, Steve Smith, video

Australia has posted 8-280 from its 50 overs in the second ODI against England as it looks to claim the three-match series in straight sets at the SCG. In reply, England lost a wicket on the second ball of the innings with Jason Roy strangling a Mitchell Starc delivery down the leg-side. Starc then made … Read more

Josh Hazlewood, stand-in captain, Australia vs England, ODI, Pat Cummins, rested, reaction, latest, updates

Australian cricket fans were taken by surprise when Josh Hazlewood was announced as the stand-in skipper for the Aussies’ second ODI against England. Hazlewood became the 28th Australian to captain the ODI side as regular skipper Pat Cummins was rested. Watch Australia v England. Every ODI live and ad-break free in play on Kayo. New … Read more

Cricket news: More NSW players, more Test wins

New analysis indicates that while NSW cricketers are over-represented in the Australian Test team, they are better and more likely to help the side win than interstate counterparts. NSW players are, as many suspected, over-represented in the Australian Test side, but analysis indicates that is because they are better and the more you have, the … Read more

Weather, rain updates, Brisbane forecast, how to watch, stream

Australia’s T20 World Cup campaign is back on the line as it takes on plucky underdogs Ireland at the Gabba. The toss was won by Ireland who elected to bowl first. It’s the first time Australia has been asked to bat first in this tournament. Australia is 3-155 off 17 overs. Catch the T20 World … Read more